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    35A - 35B Barfield Road
    West Mersea
    CO5 8QX

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Registered Office: 82 East Hill, Colchester, Essex CO1 2QW.

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Mersea Island

Mersea is an island in the Blackwater and Colne Estuaries. Its name comes from the Old English word meresig, meaning "island of the pool". Mersea Island is just 9 miles East of Colchester Essex, which is famous for its Norman castle with it’s fantastic park and one of Europe’s finest zoos. 

Mersea Island is the most easterly inhabited island in the UK and it can be reached by crossing the strood causeway (this can flood with high tides so please check the tides time link below)

The beaches are made up of shingle and sand and are wonderful for relaxing walks, open air swimming and exhilarating water sports.

Mersea Island is steeped with history, as the island has been inhabited since pre-Roman times and it is also known as the hidden gem amongst tourists. It has so much to offer for couples and family alike, with it’s beautiful walks along the estuary and through the quintessentially English village to its water sports including sailing, boat trips and crabbing. 

It has a fantastic range of places to eat including the famous ‘Company Shed’ and with its abundance of coffee shops you will never go hungry. You may want to source local produce from the village shops which you will find are full of interesting items.



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Hi Ann, Just wanted to say a huge thank you for my nest of tables. I am so pleased with them and the colour is perfect : ) I will definitely be after some more furniture in the future. Many thanks. Natalie


I am over the moon with my bureau :) thank you so much....!!!! Ill be back with more Furniture Xx

Carly Stokes West Mersea

Really enjoyed the workshop, thanks Ann. Really looking forward to putting techniques into practise! Have used the "Library Red" and love the result!! Looking forward to the next workshop.

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